Thursday, April 21, 2011
Discovery Identifies Elaborate G-protein Network in Plants
Key finding has the potential to improve crops’ response to drought, disease and other stresses
ST. LOUIS, MO, April 20, 2011— The most elaborate heterotrimeric G-protein network known to date in the plant kingdom has been identified by Dr. Sona Pa ...
Tuesday, April 26, 2011
AlgaePalooza to Kick Off Backyard Biofuels Citizen Scientist Project
ST. LOUIS, MO April 26, 2011– Algae have significant potential as a clean, renewable, and economical fuel source, and the St. Louis region is recognized as a leading center for algal biofuels research. This summer, area residents of all ages can con ...
Wednesday, May 04, 2011
Howard G. Buffett Foundation Teams Up With the Danforth Plant Science Center and DuPont to Deliver Nutritionally-Enhanced Sorghum to Africa
Grant Funds Next Phase in Bringing Healthier Sorghum Closer to Underserved Communities
ST. LOUIS, MO, and DES MOINES, IA, May 4, 2011 – The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center and DuPont today announced a $4 million grant from the Howard G. Buffe ...
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
Danforth Center Hosts Author of Caught in the Middle
Seeds of Change to feature Richard C. Longworth for a Visionary Event
ST. LOUIS, MO, May 17, 2011 –Richard C. Longworth, Senior Fellow at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, author of Caught in the Middle: America’s Heartland in the Age of Globali ...
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
Danforth Center’s “Conversations” Series Continues with Let’s talk about… The Frontlines of the Battle Against Malnutrition
ST. LOUIS, MO, April 12, 2011 – The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center will host its quarterly “Conversations” Series, this time focusing on the battle of malnutrition around the world, on Tuesday, May 17, 2011 from 5:15 – 7:00 p.m. at the Do ...